Cellulose, carboxymethyl ether
R: H or carboxymethyl.
Solubility: insoluble in water.
Risk: irritation, irritation to skin, eye.
Animal toxicity: guinea pig oral LD: > 5000mg/Kg;
mouse intravenous LD50: 47mg/Kg;
rabbit oral LD: > 5000mg/Kg;
rat oral LD: > 5000mg/Kg.
Ecology: May be hazardous to environment. Water body should be given special attention.
Characteristics: excellent slow-release, film-forming, thickening, dispersing, emulsifying, adhesive abilities.
Quality standards & test methods
physical and chemical indexes
Use as gel-forming agent.
Use as emulsifying agent, dispersing agent.
Use as slow-release agent.
Use as thickening agent.
Use as adhesives.